1. behindthemanuscript:

    This is a great writing resource! I’m tagging popular writing blogs so hopefully this will get noticed, because people really should know about this sort of stuff.

    (via writeworld)

  2. corporisfabrica:

    An angiogram of an angioma. 
    Angiography (a specialised variety of x-ray) allows the imaging of blood vessels such as those comprising this finger angioma, a benign tumour of the vascular system. 

  3. corporisfabrica:

    Heartbeats under magnetic resonance imaging.

    We seldom consider the force with which our hearts beat through every moment of our lives. Most of us will only ever feel the dampened strength of these muscles at the arteries of the wrist or neck, perhaps through a stethoscope or in moments of excitement, exertion and fear. Take a moment to consider it now, if you will. 

    Credit to the VCU Medical Center for these images.

    (via leave--butdontleaveme)

  4. amandaonwriting:

    Cheat Sheets for Writing Body Language

    We are always told to use body language in our writing. Sometimes, it’s easier said than written. I decided to create these cheat sheets to help you show a character’s state of mind. Obviously, a character may exhibit a number of these behaviours. For example, he may be shocked and angry, or shocked and happy. Use these combinations as needed.

    by Amanda Patterson

    (via writeworld)

  5. fastcompany:

    How Soviet Hipsters Saved Rock ‘N’ Roll With X-Ray Records

    "Usually it was the Western music they wanted to copy," Sergei Khrushchev, the son of Joseph Stalin’s successor as the U.S.S.R.’s General Secretary explained to NPR. "Before the tape recorders they used the X-ray film of bones and recorded music on the bones, bone music."

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    (via medicalschool)

  6. aseaofquotes:

    Gabrielle Zevin, The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

  7. elenamorelli:

    { green and turquoise }

    (via leave--butdontleaveme)

  8. calimarikid:

    Pink Floyd

    enjoys a bacchanal feast that turns into mayhem.


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  9. avataryesplease:



    Thank you

    a teacher at my school has these posted on the side of her desk

    I gave these to my teacher and she stuck them up all over the school. 

    (Source: alison-rowan, via theteaset)

  10. medicalschool:

    A child’s skull prior to loosing it’s baby teeth

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